Christies: Contemporary Editions - online bidstart 7/9, 16783, New York

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Auction Report
Auction Date
07/16/2019 - 07/16/2019
Page Size: 146 items in 6 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1JOSEF ALBERS (1888-1976)

MMA-2

New Haven1970USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 3,500.00
2JOSEF ALBERS (1888-1976)

SP: three plates

Stuttgart1967USD 6,000.00 - 8,000.00USD 37,500.00
3JOSEF ALBERS (1888-1976)

I-S g

New Haven1972USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 4,000.00
4ROBERT MOTHERWELL (1915-1991)

Untitled, from London Series I

New York1971USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 6,250.00
5ROBERT MOTHERWELL (1915 - 1991)

Untitled, from London Series I

New York1971USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 7,500.00
6ROBERT MOTHERWELL (1915-1991)

Palo Alto

Los Angeles1978USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 5,250.00
7JOAN MITCHELL (1925-1992)

Sunflower I, from Sunflower Series

Mount Kisco1992USD 30,000.00 - 50,000.00USD 52,500.00
8WILLEM DE KOONING (1904-1997)

Revenge, from 21 Etchings and Poems

New York1957USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 3,000.00
9ROBERT MOTHERWELL (1915 - 1991)

May Linen Suite #3

with his blindstamp1990USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00Not Sold
10ROBERT MOTHERWELL (1915-1991)

Pauillac, #2, from Summer Light Series

Los Angeles1973USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 3,500.00
11HELEN FRANKENTHALER (1928-2011)

Plaza Real

Barcelona1987USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00USD 3,000.00
12HELEN FRANKENTHALER (1928-2011)

Tales of Genji II, from Tales of Genji

Mount Kisco1998USD 30,000.00 - 50,000.00USD 60,000.00
13KENNETH NOLAND (1924-2010)

Shadow Line

Kassel1968USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 3,750.00
14ELLSWORTH KELLY (1923-2015)

Colored Paper Image XIX (Brown Blue Black Green Violet)

New York1976USD 7,000.00 - 10,000.00USD 17,500.00
15ELLSWORTH KELLY (1923-2015)

Untitled

New York1972USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 4,000.00
16ANTONI TÀPIES (1923-2012)

El pa a la barca: ten plates

Barcelona1963USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00Not Sold
17ROBERT MANGOLD (B. 1937)

Half Column A

Kingston2005USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 6,875.00
18THOMAS NOZKOWSKI (1944-2019)

Untitled (2)

Kingston2006USD 600.00 - 800.00USD 750.00
19RICHARD TUTTLE (B. 1941)

Mandevilla: two plates

San Francisco1998USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00Not Sold
20ILYA BOLOTOWSKY (1907-1981)

Untitled (Column)

circa 1970USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 4,000.00
21RICHARD DIEBENKORN (1922-1993)

Two Way II

Oakland1982USD 7,000.00 - 10,000.00USD 10,625.00
22RICHARD DIEBENKORN (1922-1993)

Construct (Drypoint)

Oakland1980USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 4,375.00
23Richard Diebenkorn (1922-1993)

41 Etchings Drypoints: three plates

Berkeley1965USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 3,750.00
24RICHARD DIEBENKORN (1922-1993)

Three prints by the artist

Berkeley1965USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 5,250.00
25RICHARD SERRA (B. 1939)

Out the Window at the Square Diner

Los Angeles1981USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 2,000.00
  • <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Darwin, Charles. <i>On the Origin of Species.</i> Presentation Copy. Sold for $500,075.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Darwin, Charles. Autograph Letter Signed, 3 pp, negotiating the 2nd American edition with Appleton. Sold for $21,325.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Hemingway, Ernest. Autograph Letter Signed, 8 pp, Paris, 1924, to his father discussing Bullfighting, Stories, and his new baby. Sold for $25,075.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Shakespeare, William. <i>Corialanus.</i> London, 1623. 1st printing [Extracted from the First Folio]. Sold for $50,075.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Swift, Jonathan. <i>Gulliver's Travels.</i> London, 1726. 1st edition, Teerink's A edition, fine, large copy. Sold for $21,325.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Fitzroy, Robert. Autograph Letter Signed to agent Thomas Stilwell, informing him of the progress of H.M.S. Beagle. Sold for $17,575.
    <center><b>Bonhams<br> Property from the Collection of Nicole and William R. Keck II</b>
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Shakespeare, William. <i>Sonnets.</i> 1901. 2 volumes. Printed on vellum and illuminated by Ross Turner, bound by Trautz-Bauzonnet. Sold for $13,825.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Beardsley, Aubrey. <i>The Birth, Life, and Acts of King Arthur.</i> 1893-94. 2 volumes. Contemporary painted vellum gilt by Chivers. Sold for $5,325.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Assisi, St. Francis. <i>The Canticle of Brother Sun.</i> Illuminated on vellum, for the Grolier Society. Sold for $7,575.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Rackham, Arthur. <i>Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens.</i> 1/500 copies signed by Rackham. Sold for $4,825.
    <b>Bonhams, Jun 13 results:</b> Proust, Marcel. <i>Du coté de chez Swann.</i> 1st edition, 1st issue. Inscribed by Proust. Sold for $8,825.
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 26:</b> Textile of the Great White Fleet, with portraits of Theodore Roosevelt, Rear Admiral Robley D. Evans & successor Charles Stillman Sperry, 1908. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 26:</b> William J. Stone, <i>Declaration of Independence,</i> Force printing, 1833. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 26:</b> Shugart family papers including documentation of the Underground Railroad, 63 items, 1838-81. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 26:</b> Records of the Dickinson & Shrewsbury salt works, over 2000 items, with extensive slave labor correspondence, legal records & receipts, bulk 1820-1865. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 26:</b> Gloria Steinem, typescript for her speech <i>Living the Revolution,</i> with related letters and documents, 1941-77. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 26:</b> <i>Liberty Triumphant or the Downfall of Oppression,</i> depicting the aftermath of the Boston Tea Party, c. 1774. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 26:</b> Juan Eusebio Nieremberg, <i>Historia naturae, maxime peregrinae, libris XVI distincta,</i> Antwerp, 1635. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 26:</b> Antonio de Mayorga, manuscript map of Mexico City, 1779. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 26:</b> Thomas L. McKenney & James Hall, <i>History of the Indian Tribes of North America,</i> first edition, 3 volumes, Philadelphia, 1842-44. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 26:</b> Samuel Walker, diary of the entire first cruise of the USS Kineo, a gunboat on the Mississippi, 1854-69. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Sep 26:</b> Scrapbook on early Stanford football, with letters from Walter Camp, 1893-95 & 1931. $8,000 to $12,000.
  • <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Roberts, David. Twenty Lithographs of the Holy Land, 19th Century. $2,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Declaration by the Reps. of the United Colonies of N.A. 1775. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Composer Jerome Kern personal Letters, Albums and Other. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Paine, Thomas. <i>Common Sense,</i> London 1776. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Stowe, Harriet Beecher. <i>Uncle Tom’s Cabin,</i> Cleveland 1852. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Hobbes, Thomas. <i>Leviathan,</i> 3rd edition, London 1651. $2,000 to $3,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Anno Regni Georgii III. Intolerable Acts and other Bills, 1774. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Wilberforce, William. An Abstract of the Evidence, 5 Letters, and two books. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Nightingale, Florence. Notes on Nursing and Signed Letters, ca. 1860 $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Tolstov, Leo. <i>War and Peace,</i> 5 volumes, 1886. $3,000 to $5,000.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Dickinson, John. Letters from a Farmer in Pennsylvania, 1768. $1,500 to $2,500.
    <b>Lark Mason Associates, Aug 8-27:</b> Twain, Mark. <i>Tom Sawyer,</i> 1877 [and] <i>Huckleberry Finn,</i> 1885. $4,000 to $6,000.
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